NEET Botany The Living World Questions Solved

NEET - 2013

Which one of the following is not a correct statement?

(1) Herbarium houses dried, pressed and preserved plant specimens

(2) Botanical gardens have collection of living plants for reference

(3) A museum has collection of photographs of plants and animals

(4) Key is a taxonomic aid for identification of specimens

Audio Explanation:


(3) Museums have collection of preserved plants and animal specimens for study and reference specimens are preserved in the containers in preservative solutions. Herbarium is a store house at collected plant specimens that are dried, pressed and preserved on sheets. Botanical gardens have collection of living plants for reference. Key is a taxonomic aid for identification of plants and animals based on the similarities and dissimilarities.

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